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The Poacher's Barn

Osgodby Lane | cayton, Scarborough YO11 3QH, England
+44 1723 584372
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible21%
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Osgodby Lane | cayton, Scarborough YO11 3QH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Poachers Barn used to be lovely, with decent food, a very good selection, good sized meals, and nice decor. On visiting today we were greeted with a dirty, worn area, smashed glasses in the childrens play area and a distinct lack of charm. Decided to...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waited 45 mins for uncooked chips and overcooked hard inedible baguettes. Ordered 4 meals. Only 1 right or edible. Unsatisfactory

1  Thank Judith N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just been here for our tea whilst on holiday near by. The staff were all very friendly. The food was all cooked fresh, the portion sizes were big and all prices are very reasonable. The kids both had the burger which was very tasty they...More

Thank Carl W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here, as we were on our holiday and it is just round the corner from where we were staying. Pleasant pub, the staff were very welcoming and friendly and the pub itself was lovely. The food was okay, not a great vegetarian menu....More

Thank CharlieL2286
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

this is our local pub around the corner so we are in quite often. The drinks aren't too expensive. the food is always excellent and the staff are always polite and friendly. we sometimes eat here with friends as well. If you're a vegetarian there...More

1  Thank sachit0
Reviewed April 15, 2017

Called here for a bar meal, 2 other couples eating.Ordered our meal of breaded mushrooms,steak pie and fish and chips with a bottle of wine. Meal was served in a reasonable time.The breaded mushrooms had obviously been reheated to destruction.The meat pie had 3 small...More

3  Thank terryblore46
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

We visited recently in a small group, on a Saturday afternoon. We had intended on eating, as food is advertised all day. However, the restaurant was closed. Not a great start. After deciding to stay for a drink, we walked through to the bar area....More

3  Thank MadMaggie14
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

We booked here for mothers day lunch about 1.30 we had four roast lunches various meats all well cooked and very tasty served with a huge Yorkshire pudding and delicious fresh vegetables. My husband had a rump steak which was cooked to perfection. Service was...More

1  Thank helenbrett236
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Used to be regular visitor with family and friends until about six weeks ago. We went into the restaurant one night at about 6pm but there was no customers in and nobody behind the bar. We waited ten minutes but no one showed so we...More

1  Thank XRSX
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

Generous portions of very good food served in pleasant surroundings by friendly and efficient staff. Can't fault it for value for money.

Thank StephBB1210
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Osgodby Lane | cayton, Scarborough YO11 3QH, England (Formerly Poacher Pocket)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 584372
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